Appeal after man robbed
Detectives are appealing for information after a man was assaulted and robbed in Motherwell in the early hours of the morning.
At around 4am on Wednesday, November 29, a 54- year- old man was assaulted and robbed of his car on Merry Street near to Newcraig Road.
Emergency ser vices attended and the victim was taken to Wishaw General Hospital before being transferred to Hairmyres Hospital for treatment to serious facial injuries.
Medical staff describe his condition as stable.
Detective Constable Colin Sharp from Wishaw CID said: “Enquiries are at an early stage to establish the full circumstances surrounding this incident and I would appeal to anyone who was in the area in the early hours of that morning and may have witnessed what happened, or noticed anything suspicious, to please come forward.”
Anyone with information is asked to contact Wishaw CID via 101, quoting incident number 0179 of Wednesday 29 November 2017.
Alternatively you can call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.